Training Requirements for Industrial Engineering Technicians

Industrial engineering technicians need an associate's degree.

Degrees for Industrial engineering technicians
Percent
Less than High School 3.0
High School 21.8
Some College 33.4
Associates Degree 22.6
Bachelors Degree 15.8
Masters Degree 2.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.6

Employment Outlook for Industrial Engineering Technicians

This represents about 66,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 less industrial engineering technicians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 16,000 more.

Typical Income for Industrial Engineering Technicians

Hourly Income

On average,industrial engineering technicians make $27.37 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Industrial engineering technicians $16.11 $20.14 $25.64 $32.88 $41.55
Architecture and engineering occupations $20.46 $27.66 $37.45 $50.06 $64.15
Drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians $15.88 $20.18 $26.41 $33.66 $41.50
Engineering technicians, except drafters $16.31 $20.91 $27.55 $34.94 $42.95
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, industrial engineering technicians make $56,920 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Industrial engineering technicians $33,520 $41,900 $53,330 $68,380 $86,430
Architecture and engineering occupations $42,550 $57,540 $77,900 $104,130 $133,440
Drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians $33,040 $41,970 $54,940 $70,000 $86,310
Engineering technicians, except drafters $33,920 $43,490 $57,310 $72,670 $89,330
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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